between February 2009 and July 2009
He worked at Rara Terra Smelting, and helped Montgomery oversee the smuggling of lanthanides to Pelvanida. During the big shipment, he grew wise to Yuri Kerzach's attempts to sabotage the shipment and cornered him in the refinery. He and Kerzach were both surprised when Paul Gamay showed up and strangled Sachs to death.
Montgomery was saddened by his death but said they did not have time for a funeral or even to obtain the body, but that they would have a eulogy for him at Pelvanida. (Fool's Gold)